Weaning Off the Livestream Mass

“Who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with G … [Continue Reading]

A Primer on Liturgical Music

While it still varies from place to place and parish to parish, it … [Continue Reading]

The Last Word on Sacred Celibacy

The last word on sacred celibacy is, actually, the original word … [Continue Reading]

Human Life and the Divine Life

Introduction The article presented here was originally written by the … [Continue Reading]

On the Lord’s Prayer

When the dawn appears, When the light grows, When midday … [Continue Reading]

Questions Answered – October 2020

The Question of Gluten-Free Hosts Question: Are the following valid … [Continue Reading]

Homilies for October 2020

For October 4, October 11, October 18, October 25 27th Sunday in … [Continue Reading]

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Weaning Off the Livestream Mass

“Who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with God something to be grasped. Rather, he emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, coming in human likeness; and found human in appearance, he humbled himself, … continue reading..

A Primer on Liturgical Music

While it still varies from place to place and parish to parish, it seems overall that COVID restrictions are slowly waning. This will, as it has until now, affect liturgical celebrations. One of the main ways this will happen is … continue reading..

The Last Word on Sacred Celibacy

The last word on sacred celibacy is, actually, the original word because it comes directly from the Word of God Himself, Jesus Christ. This word has been handed down to us infallibly in “Sacred Tradition and Sacred Scripture which … continue reading..

Human Life and the Divine Life

Introduction The article presented here was originally written by the Dominican priest Fr. Ambroise Gardeil, O.P. (1859-1931). Fr. Gardeil was a professor at the house of formation for the French Dominican Province at the turn of … continue reading..

On the Lord’s Prayer

When the dawn appears, When the light grows, When midday burns, When has ceased The holy light, When the clear night comes; I sing your praises, O Father, Healer of hearts, Healer of bodies, Giver of … continue reading..

Questions Answered – October 2020

The Question of Gluten-Free Hosts Question: Are the following valid matter for the Eucharist: grape juice or gluten-free hosts? Answer: I am astonished at how many questions I get about what constitutes valid matter for the … continue reading..

Homilies for October 2020

For October 4, October 11, October 18, October 25 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time – October 4, 2020 Readings: Is 5:1-7 • Ps 80:9, 12, 13-14, 15-16, 19-20 • Phil 4:6-9 • Mt 21:33-43 usccb.org/bible/readings/100420.cfm The Jewish … continue reading..

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Homilies for October 2020

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Book Reviews

Book Reviews – October 2020

  Can Francis Change the Church? How American Catholics Are Responding to His Leadership. By … more...

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U.S.-Vatican Relations, 1975-1980: A Diplomatic Study. By P. Peter Sarros. Reviewed by Christopher … more...

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Catholic Marriage: A Pastoral and Liturgical Commentary By Edward Foley, ed. Reviewed by … more...

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Super-essential Work amid COVID-19

Has anyone else been a bit taken aback in realizing that you are not … more...

A Sacerdotal Summer

St. Ignatius of Loyola likened the “enemy of our human nature” to a cun … more...

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Questions Answered – October 2020

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Explaining Intinction Question: What is intinction? Why is it practiced? Is a concelebrating … more...

Questions Answered — August 2020

The Obedience of Christ Question: Did Christ vacillate in his perfect obedience when he said, … more...

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